Caucus News

Senator Lena A. Gonzalez

Senator Lena A. Gonzalez Applauds Governor Newsom’s Budget Proposal which includes funding for Homelessness, Healthcare, Education and the Environment

January 10, 2020

LONG BEACH, Calif.- California Senator Lena A. Gonzalez, D- Long Beach, applauds Governor Newsom’s commitment to tackle some of the most critical social issues in the state by investing  in homelessness, education, healthcare, and the environment.

Senator Connie M. Leyva

Women’s Caucus Releases Statement on Governor Newsom’s Proposed Budget

January 10, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Senator Connie M. Leyva (D-Chino), Chair of the Legislative Women’s Caucus and Assemblywoman Monique Limón (D-Santa Barbara), Vice Chair of the Legislative Women’s Caucus released the following statement in response to Governor Gavin Newsom’s 2020-21 budget proposal:

Senator Toni Atkins

Senators Atkins, Allen, Portantino and Stern Welcome Governor’s Climate Bond Proposal Alongside Senate Plan

January 10, 2020

SACRAMENTO – California Senate President pro Tempore Toni G. Atkins (D-San Diego), Senator Ben Allen (D-Santa Monica), Senator Anthony Portantino (D-La Cañada-Flintridge) and Senator Henry Stern (D-Canoga Park) issued the following statement in response to Governor Newsom’s inclusion of a climate resiliency bond in his 2020-21 proposed budget: 

Senator Henry Stern

Senator Henry Stern: Governor Newsom’s Budget “Advances Bold New Ideas to Fight California’s Climate Emergency”

January 10, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Senator Henry Stern (D-Calabasas) issued the following statement applauding Governor Newsom’s announced budget:

“Governor Newsom’s budget advances bold new ideas to fight California’s climate emergency. By advocating the passage of California’s first ever climate resiliency bond, putting $1 billion toward publicly-supported green innovation and committing $2 billion to expand our firefighting corps, harden our homes and protect our communities from disaster, Governor Newsom is placing resiliency at the top of the agenda.

Senator Holly J. Mitchell

Senate Budget Chair Welcomes Gov. Newsom's Budget Proposal

January 10, 2020

January 10, 2020

                                                                                                      

SACRAMENTO- California Senate Budget and Fiscal Review Committee Chair, Holly J. Mitchell, issued statement in response to Governor Newsom's proposed budget: 

 

Senator Anthony J. Portantino

Senator Portantino Issues Statement on the Governor’s 2020-2021 Budget Proposal

January 10, 2020

Sacramento, California- Senator Anthony J. Portantino (D – La Cañada Flintridge) Chair of the Senate Appropriations Committee issued the following statement regarding Governor Newsom’s 2020-2021 Budget Proposal

Senator Jerry Hill

State Senator Jerry Hill Issues Statement on Governor Gavin Newsom’s Proposed Budget

January 10, 2020

“Our governor’s proposed budget continues his work to make smart, targeted investments in our future, especially for education and early childhood development...(it) underscores key priorities, such as ensuring that Californians have access to safe, reliable, affordable and clean energy – and his commitment to take the necessary steps with the Legislature, if PG&E is unable to deliver on those expectations as it emerges from bankruptcy.

Senator Melissa Hurtado

Senator Melissa Hurtado Issues Statement on Governor Gavin Newsom’s 2020 – 2021 Budget Proposal

January 10, 2020

SACRAMENTO, CA – Senator Melissa Hurtado (D-Sanger) issued the following statement on Governor Gavin Newsom’s 2020 – 2021 budget proposal:  

Senator Bill Dodd

Sen. Dodd Responds to Governor’s Budget

January 10, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Sen. Bill Dodd, D-Napa, released the following statement today regarding Gov. Gavin Newsom’s proposed 2020-21 state budget:

“I appreciate Gov. Newsom’s continued investment in wildfire prevention and emergency preparedness. This budget makes critical investments in bolstering education, combating homelessness, and saving for a rainy day. I look forward to working with the governor and my colleagues in the Legislature to build on this framework.”

Highlights of the governor’s proposed $222.2 billion budget include:

Senator Toni Atkins

Leader Atkins Commends Governor Newsom for Forward-Thinking Budget Proposal

January 10, 2020

SACRAMENTO – California Senate President pro Tempore Toni G. Atkins (D-San Diego) issued the following statement in response to Governor Newsom’s proposed budget: